ranid

[ran-id, rey-nid]

adjective

belonging or pertaining to the frog family Ranidae, characterized by smooth, moist skin and semiaquatic habits.

noun


Origin of ranid

1885–90; < New Latin Ranidae, equivalent to Ran(a) a genus (Latin rāna frog) + -idae -id2
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